|Writer Ilan Stavans Discusses His Fotonovela Once@9:53am - Yiddish Book Center|
Episode 019 - April 18, 2012 Ilan Stavans sits down with Josh Lambert to answer questions about the concept behind his documentary-style fotonovela, Once@9:53am, a fictional meditation of the two hours before the 1994 terrorist attack on the Jewish community center in Buenos Aires. Once@9:53am, a collaboration between Ilan Stavans and photographer Marcelo Brodsky, is on exhibit at the Yiddish Book Center.
Keywords: 1994, AMIA, Argentina, Brechner Gallery, fotonovela, Ilan Stavans, Josh Lambert, Once@9:53am, Yiddish Book Center Audio
|Lost Embrace - Yiddish Book Center|
Los Angeles Times and NPR film critic Kenneth Turan talks with us about Lost Embrace (Argentina's 2004 Academy Award entry/Best Foreign Film), the eccentric and sweet story of a young man working at a mall in the Jewish neighborhood of Buenos Aires. Episode 35 July 25, 2012 Yiddish Book Center Amherst, Massachusetts
Keywords: Yiddish Book Center; National Yiddish Book Center; Aaron Lansky; Jewish; Jewish Culture; Yiddish Culture; Amherst MA; Amherst; Emma Morgenstern; Kenneth Turan; NPR; LA Times Film; Argentina; Buenos Aires; Once; Spanish; Lost Embrace; El Abrazo Partido; Daniel Burman; Daniel Hendler; Amol Iz Geven A Yid; Hebrew; Israel; Poland; Ybc; Nybc